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Top 5 Great Urban Parks in Yuyao - 2023

Updated Oct 2023
  • No.1

    Simingshan National Forest Park

    854 Reviews
    32.5km from downtown
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    "The most beautiful scenery of Siming Mountain is on the way to Simingshan Forest Park. The Forest Park is actually a package ticket, and it also matches several other attractions. The scenery is relatively ordinary. Simingshan Geopark is more recommended."
    Highlights: Located in Yuyao, west of Ningbo, Simingshan National Forest Park is famous for its fresh air and is an ideal place for outings. The best time to visit Siming Mountain is generally in October of each year when the maple leaves gradually paint the whole mountain red. The snow-covered Siming Mountain in winter is worth visiting. It is also very beautiful when the cherry blossoms bloom in March and April.
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  • No.2

    Simingshan Geological Park Scenic Area

    429 Reviews
    32.7km from downtown
    "Directly navigate to the southeast gate, the top right corner of the mountain 750 meters scenic parking lot, 5 yuan a single time. It is the best gate of the scenic spot. A few steps in is the big lawn and the viewing platform. You can take the car up the mountain to see the scenery. The Xuanyan Village belongs to the back door, about 440 meters, is a fitness route to hike up the mountain, the foot of the mountain may be lush vegetation but there is no good observation deck. You can enter from the viewing gate, and then drive down the mountain to the west of Baixuan Line. You will pass the ticket office of the bus station in Xuanyan Village. There is a small parking lot. You can park with the same-day ticket to see, so you don't have to climb the mountain."
    Highlights: The Simingshan Geopark Park is the first provincial-level geological park in Ningbo and is divided into three major blocks, namely the Hemudu Antediluvian Human Culture Park and the Siwuyan-Danshan Chishui Geological Park antecedently opened, and the Luochengshan-Yangtian Lake geology. Park. There are eight scenic spots in the scenic area including Siming Huaigu, Great Wall, Wind, Flying Condor, Broken Forest, Pine Forest, Fanghu Lake, Pinggang Restaurant Show, and Wizard of Oz. You can intuitively experience sundry geology in the geological area of Siming Mountain. landscape. Among them, "Si Ming Huai Gu" renovated the surface landscape of the archaic plane of the Ming Dynasty in Siming Mountain.
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  • No.3

    Longshan Park (South Gate)

    72 Reviews
    1.1km from downtown
    "Longquan Mountain is only less than 70 meters above sea level, suitable for morning exercises. There are many martial arts enthusiasts on various platforms in the mountain, and there are waves of people in each corner who spontaneously sing the Yue Opera, accompaniment to themselves, sing by themselves, so not lively. Follow Longquan Mountain to pick up the level, then slowly down from the other side to Yangming Park, and continue to visit Wang Yangming's former residence, appreciate the style of the founder of Xinxue, feel the humanistic feelings of Yuyao, this feng shui treasure land, don't have a taste."
    Highlights: There is a spring on the mountainside. The spring water is not big, but it does not dry up all year round. It is named Longquan. Because the spring is known as the first spring in the world, it is named Longquan Mountain. It has been expanded into Longshan Park. The Yao River flows from the foot of the mountain, forming a great landscape of "Dragon Mountain and Shun Shui". Longquan Mountain not only wins with its beautiful scenery, but also contains rich history and culture. Legend has it that Song Gaozong once climbed this mountain to drink water, felt that the spring water was sweet, and took a small jade to draw water away, saying that the scenery of the spring is better. Because of the construction of "Better Pavilion". Entering the south gate of Longshan Park, climbing up the stairs, you can see the giant plaque of "Literature Name State" written by Weng Qinglong, a Qing calligrapher, on the hillside. If you go further, you will reach the "Monument of the Hometown of Four Sages", which is a memorial to Yan Ziling for later generations. It was built by four Yuyao sages, Wang Yangming, Zhu Shunshui and Huanglizhou. Zhongtian Pavilion, located on the south side of the mountain, used to be the lecture office for Mr. Wang Shouren (Wang Yangming), so it is also called Yangming Academy. Lizhou Archives. There are also Longquan Well, Longquan Room, Ziling Pavilion, Yangming Pavilion, Shunshui Pavilion, Lizhou Pavilion, Zhiyangheng, Zhile Pool, Wenchang Pavilion, many local sage poems, memorial halls (steles), etc., which were built in the Northern Song Dynasty. The Tongji Bridge in the Yuan Dynasty and the Shunjiang Building in the Yuan Dynasty, at the foot of Longquan Mountain, constitute the landscape of "Changhong lying on the waves, Feige ballast". While enjoying the natural scenery, you can increase your knowledge and nurture your sentiments.
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  • No.4

    Jade World Resort

    480 Reviews
    23.3km from downtown
    "it is really big and quiet, almost no turist, well perserve temples and nature, you could easily expend half a day here. if you dont like crows, this is your place"
    Highlights: Jade World Resort is located in Da Yin Town, Yuyao and is a man-made attraction popular with locals. Jade spots can be found almost everywhere in the Yuyuan Garden. When entering the scenic spot, the first thing that catches your eye is the surface of Xiuhu Lake. In the middle of the island, there is a piece of yellow jade. It is said that it is a valuable city and is the king of jade. This piece of jade is also a symbol of scenic spots.
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  • No.5

    Yangming Park

    15 Reviews
    1.3km from downtown
    "Locals will slip to Yangming Park if they have nothing to do. Although it is not a luxury park and the mountains are not high, this is where our feelings are located. The scenery is there, not particularly gorgeous but it is already beautiful enough."
    Highlights: Although the whole park is not big, the terrain is complex, with mountains, water, platforms and stairs. It is located at No. 109 West Yangming Road in the central area of Yuyao. It has beautiful scenery and is a good place for people to relax and play.
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